What is a .PCC File And How To Open It – Electronic Arts

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Have you came across a file with the .pcc extension and you don’t know what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .pcc file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .PCC file?

The .PCC file extension comes from Mass Effect Package. It was developed by Electronic Arts. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a game related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .pcc file on 1 platform.

How to open a .PCC file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .PCC file on various operating systems.

How to open a .PCC file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .pcc file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Electronic Arts Mass Effect 3 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PCC file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Electronic Arts Mass Effect 3 software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .PCC file?

If you are still unable to open the .PCC file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .PCC file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .pcd – Kodak, .pcd – ChemSep, .pcd – Pokemon Mystery Gift Editor, .pce – TurboGrafx-16 ROM, .pcf – PaintCAD. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .PCC file with the Electronic Arts Mass Effect 3 program on Windows.